Horton IX (229) V3 - Outer wing panel (scan - donated)

In this picture, above the Horton wings, you can see the Rebublic Loon, a US copy of the German V1 "Buzz Bomb" that was to be used prior to the invasion of Japan.

Although accident abruptly ended test program, results highly favorable and preparations began for series production. During first flight of powered prototype, V-2, handling characteristics exceeded expectations.

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